July 17, 2009
The HSUS applauds the U.S. House for passing the "Restore Our American Mustangs" Act, a federal bill to protect wild horses and burros from commercial sale and slaughter.
June 10, 2009
Mustangs rescued by The HSUS from near starvation and misery at a Nebraska ranch are being evaluated, treated and trained for adoption to private homes, thanks to experts from The Grace Foundation.
April 29, 2009
The HSUS applauds the House Natural Resources Committee for passing the Restore our American Mustangs Act and calls for quick passage of the bill by the full House.
March 3, 2009
Wayne Pacelle testified before a U.S. House committee in support of a bill to restore the ban on the commercial sale and slaughter of America's wild horses.
February 12, 2009
A bill to restore the ban on the commercial sale and slaughter of America's wild horses and burros was introduced today in the U.S. House.
February 6, 2009
Documents recently released by the United States Department Agriculture (USDA) contain shocking images of the extreme suffering of horses transported to U.S.-based slaughter plants.
January 16, 2009
Congress has introduced legislation to end the slaughter of American horses for human consumption in the U.S. and abroad.
January 13, 2009
Rescued horses across the country have gained a great ally through a special joint venture of The Humane Society of the United States and Parelli Natural Horsemanship.
January 6, 2009
The AAEP has issued a white paper condemning soring of Tennessee Walking Horses and calling for industry-wide changes to eliminate this practice.